Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

Kalmar: Zero Accident Port is "a Mission Possible"

As the port industry strives to make the terminals of the future safe, cost efficient and fully automated, the ...

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PMO: USD 1 Trillion to Be Invested in Iranian Ports

Representatives of the Iranian Government have signed investment contracts with private entities worth USD 1 ...

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Stevedores’ Strikes Block Brazilian Ports

On March 15, Brazilian stevedores organized an industrial action which affected port operations at all ports in the ...

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Mississippi Port Duo Deepens Ties with Cuba

Mississippi’s ports of Pascagoula and Gulfport signed deals with Cuba on February 20, with an aim of ...

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China Abolishes Regulation on Garbage Disposal from Ships

China’s Ministry of Transportation (MOT) has decided to abolish the regulation which requires ocean-going ...

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BPA to Discuss Post-Brexit Vision for Ports with Gov't

The British Ports Association (BPA) is planning to launch discussions with the UK government in an effort to ...

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North European Ports to Make Cruise Industry Greener

Ten North European ports have joined forced to find solutions to make the growing cruise industry greener through a ...

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Shipowners Warned of Thefts in North China's Anchorages

Shipowners have been urged to implement additional security measures due to an increase in thefts aboard vessels ...

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DP World, CDPQ Join Forces to Invest in Ports and Terminals

Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World and North America’s pension fund managers Caisse de dépôt et ...

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India's Minister of Shipping Calls for Use of IT in Port Ops

India’s Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, has released a report on ...

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Fitch: US Ports Exposed to Carriers Via Terminal Operators

US ports are exposed to shipping companies via terminal operators, which are often structured as joint ventures ...

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Ports Support North Sea, Baltic Sea Designation as NECA

The port authorities of Antwerp, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Le Havre and Bremen/Bremerhaven have voiced their support of ...

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South African Ports Selected for LNG-to-Power Projects

Two South African ports have been selected for the first phase of the LNG-to-Power IPP Procurement Programme, ...

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Ports of Ust-Luga and Kiel Ink Cooperation Deal

Russia’s commercial sea port of Ust-Luga and the German port of Kiel have signed a Memorandum of ...

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Traffic at USEC Ports Returned to Normal

Following Hurricane Hermine, the US Coast Guard opened all commercial ports on the country’s east coast on ...

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Traffic Stopped at USEC Ports Due to Hurricane Hermine

The US Coast Guard has halted maritime traffic at major seaports on the country’s east coast in response to ...

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RMS: 10 Most Catastrophe-Prone Ports

Ports in Japan and China top the list of ten ports in the world with the highest catastrophe risk, according to ...

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US Port Projects Win USD 61.8 Million in TIGER Grants

Six commercial seaports or projects, that directly aid the efficient movement of goods to and from America’s ports, ...

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US Ports to See Growth in Import Volumes, NRF Says

Import cargo volume at major US retail container ports is expected to grow toward the summer despite difficult ...

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Drewry: Ports and Terminals Earning Less Money?

The formation and re-formation of larger carrier alliances along with the increase in average and largest ship ...

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Ministry: India Needs to Modernize Its Ports

The major ports in India are undergoing upgrades, modernization and construction of new terminals, in order to add ...

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